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Aliases for ACTR6 Gene

Aliases for ACTR6 Gene

  • ARP6 Actin-Related Protein 6 Homolog 2 3 5
  • HARP6 3 4
  • HARPX 3 4
  • ARP6 Actin-Related Protein 6 Homolog (Yeast) 2
  • Actin-Related Protein 6 3
  • HSPC281 3
  • MSTP136 3
  • CDA12 3
  • ARP6 3

External Ids for ACTR6 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ACTR6 Gene

  • GC12P100527
  • GC12P099097
  • GC12P099096
  • GC12P099117
  • GC12P100594
  • GC12P097655

Summaries for ACTR6 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ACTR6 Gene

ACTR6 (ARP6 Actin-Related Protein 6 Homolog) is a Protein Coding gene.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ACTR6 Gene

Genomics for ACTR6 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ACTR6 Gene

Enhancers for ACTR6 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH12F100127 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 20.8 -70.4 -70422 3.0 ELF3 ARID4B YBX1 PLRG1 ZNF2 RAD21 CREM THAP11 ZNF362 ZNF654 ACTR6 GOLGA2P5 UHRF1BP1L GC12P100116
GH12F100266 1.1 ENCODE 20.7 +68.9 68853 3.6 HDGF PKNOX1 WRNIP1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 ZNF207 ACTR6 ENSG00000257325 ENSG00000257489 SCYL2 RN7SL176P DEPDC4 GC12M100306
GH12F100154 1 Ensembl ENCODE 21.9 -44.2 -44222 0.6 CTCF STAT1 CBX3 TRIM22 ZNF2 RAD21 ZNF316 KLF16 ZNF143 SMC3 ACTR6 GOLGA2P5 DNM1P19 GC12M100314 PIR59586
GH12F100233 1.3 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 11.2 +35.4 35397 1.1 CTCF PKNOX1 ZNF654 ESRRA L3MBTL2 TRIM22 REST RAD21 RFX5 SMC3 ACTR6 ANKS1B GC12M100316 GC12P100217
GH12F101051 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE 11.3 +853.3 853277 2.7 ZFP64 INSM2 ZNF76 KLF17 FEZF1 ZNF2 GLIS2 ZNF366 ZNF391 FOS ACTR6 GAS2L3 ENSG00000258007 SNX5P2
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around ACTR6 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for ACTR6 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000090413 1378 3401 HDGF CREB3L1 WRNIP1 ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 ZNF207

Genomic Location for ACTR6 Gene

100,199,122 bp from pter
100,241,865 bp from pter
42,744 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ACTR6 Gene

Genes around ACTR6 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ACTR6 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ACTR6 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ACTR6 Gene

Proteins for ACTR6 Gene

  • Protein details for ACTR6 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Actin-related protein 6
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KW37
    • B4DLG9
    • Q53GH2
    • Q9BY39
    • Q9H8H6

    Protein attributes for ACTR6 Gene

    396 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    45810 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with CBX1, CBX3 and CBX5.

    Alternative splice isoforms for ACTR6 Gene


neXtProt entry for ACTR6 Gene

Post-translational modifications for ACTR6 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys 38
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Antibody Products

  • Abcam antibodies for ACTR6
  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) Antibodies for ACTR6

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ACTR6 Gene

Domains & Families for ACTR6 Gene

Gene Families for ACTR6 Gene

Protein Domains for ACTR6 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ACTR6 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the actin family. ARP6 subfamily.
  • Belongs to the actin family. ARP6 subfamily.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with ACTR6: view

Function for ACTR6 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ACTR6 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 15647280
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ACTR6: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with ACTR6: view

Animal Models for ACTR6 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for ACTR6:

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miRNA for ACTR6 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target ACTR6

Inhibitory RNA Products

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ACTR6 Gene

Localization for ACTR6 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ACTR6 Gene

Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton. Nucleus. Note=Colocalizes with HP1 family proteins at pericentric heterochromatin.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ACTR6 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
plasma membrane 3
cytoskeleton 3
cytosol 3
peroxisome 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ACTR6 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus ISS --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
GO:0005856 cytoskeleton IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ACTR6: view

Pathways & Interactions for ACTR6 Gene

SuperPathways for ACTR6 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ACTR6 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006338 chromatin remodeling IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ACTR6: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for ACTR6 Gene

Transcripts for ACTR6 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ACTR6 Gene

ARP6 actin-related protein 6 homolog (yeast):
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ACTR6 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d · 1e · 1f ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b · 10c · 10d ^ 11a · 11b
SP2: - -
SP3: - -
SP4: - - -
SP5: - -
SP6: - -
SP8: -

Relevant External Links for ACTR6 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ACTR6 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for ACTR6 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ACTR6 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Serum (53.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for ACTR6 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for ACTR6 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of ACTR6 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ACTR6 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with ACTR6: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ACTR6 Gene

Orthologs for ACTR6 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for ACTR6 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ACTR6 34 35
  • 99.75 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia ACTR6 35
  • 97 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ACTR6 34 35
  • 95.54 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ACTR6 34 35
  • 94.95 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ACTR6 35
  • 93 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Actr6 34 16 35
  • 89.48 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Actr6 34
  • 88.8 (n)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves ACTR6 34 35
  • 83.59 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ACTR6 35
  • 84 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia actr6 34
  • 79.04 (n)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.14417 34
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii actr6 34 35
  • 75.08 (n)
wufc44c08 34
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.4078 34
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP005857 34
  • 54.37 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Arp6 34
  • 53.26 (n)
Actr13E 35
  • 46 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea arp-6 34 35
  • 51.65 (n)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0F19063g 34
  • 47.56 (n)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes ARP6 34 35 37
  • 47.53 (n)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_AGR091W 34
  • 44.24 (n)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons ARP6 34
  • 50.61 (n)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os01g0269900 34
  • 49.23 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 56 (a)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes arp6 34
  • 51.43 (n)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU05587 34
  • 47.61 (n)
Species where no ortholog for ACTR6 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for ACTR6 Gene

Gene Tree for ACTR6 (if available)
Gene Tree for ACTR6 (if available)

Paralogs for ACTR6 Gene Pseudogenes for ACTR6 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for ACTR6 Gene

Variants for ACTR6 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ACTR6 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10860568 -- 100,224,776(+) tgccc(A/G)ccttg intron-variant, downstream-variant-500B
rs11110285 -- 100,198,802(+) acaca(A/C)acaaa upstream-variant-2KB
rs11110286 -- 100,198,804(+) acaca(A/C)aaaaa upstream-variant-2KB
rs11110287 -- 100,203,925(+) ATTAC(A/G)GGCAT intron-variant, nc-transcript-variant
rs11110288 -- 100,204,401(+) catca(C/T)caagg intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ACTR6 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv559964 CNV gain 21841781
nsv1048784 CNV gain 25217958
esv3892256 CNV loss 25118596
esv3630550 CNV gain 21293372

Variation tolerance for ACTR6 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 24.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.81; 17.03% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for ACTR6 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ACTR6 Gene

Disorders for ACTR6 Gene

Relevant External Links for ACTR6

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for ACTR6 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ACTR6 Gene

Publications for ACTR6 Gene

  1. Novel actin-related proteins in vertebrates: similarities of structure and expression pattern to Arp6 localized on Drosophila heterochromatin. (PMID: 11368909) Kato M. … Harata M. (Gene 2001) 2 3 4 22 64
  2. Vertebrate Arp6, a novel nuclear actin-related protein, interacts with heterochromatin protein 1. (PMID: 16487625) Ohfuchi E. … Harata M. (Eur. J. Cell Biol. 2006) 3 4 64
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 64
  4. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4 64
  5. Proximity biotinylation and affinity purification are complementary approaches for the interactome mapping of chromatin-associated protein complexes. (PMID: 25281560) Lambert J.P. … Gingras A.C. (J Proteomics 2015) 3 64

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